Category Archives: LivingDNA

Bit Expensive for Now, but Prices of DNA Testing of Envelopes and Other Items Should Come Down in the Future

One article on DNA testing using envelopes, Estimated price range is $1,000 – 2,500 which will probably come down in a few years as more companies join the field. It’s iffy as they may not be able to get … Continue reading

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Smarter Hobby Review of Best Genealogical DNA Tests

I saw this link posted in the International Society of Genetic Genealogy (ISOGG) Facebook group. You can view the link at It talks about six (6) DNA tests (23andMe, AncestryDNA, FamilyTree DNA/FTDNA, Geno 2.0 Next, LivingDNA, and MyHeritageDNA) although … Continue reading

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Still Waiting on LivingDNA Transfer Results

Thought I would update what’s happening with my three DNA tests that were transferred to LivingDNA – My 23andMe – raw data was uploaded in mid-December 2017. My AncestryDNA – and FamilyTree DNA (FTDNA) – raw data results were … Continue reading

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LivingDNA Tests Now Available on Amazon

If you check my Current October 2018 DNA Sales post, I have been saying the following about LivingDNA kits being added to Amazon for a while: only a matter of time before somebody adds them to Amazon Seems somebody heard me … Continue reading

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MyHeritageDNA End of Summer Sale Raised from the Dead $59 + Free Shipping When Ordering 2+ Kits

In doing my daily check of current monthly DNA sales I was surprised to see MyHeritageDNA,, had revived their End of Summer Sale. I am, glad to see they raised it from the dead as I wasn’t expecting a … Continue reading

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Update on Geno 2.0 International Kits

I received an e-mail response from National Geographic (Nat Geo) about the availability of international Geno 2.0 Next kits. I am updating my earlier post: Geno 2.0 Next Unavailable for Non-U.S. Residents. Unfortunately, our International Geno 2.0 Kits are sold … Continue reading

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Current October 2018 DNA Sales

Last updated mid afternoon of October 22, 2018 – changed prices as needed – AncestryDNA was temporarily not available on Amazon, but it only lasted a few hours; updated October 17, 2018: added HomeDNA’s GPS Origins $99 sale to list; … Continue reading

Posted in 23andMe, Amazon, AncestryDNA, Autosomal DNA, BIG Y, Dante Labs, DNA, DNA Tribes, DNA.Land, DNAFit, EBay, FamilyTree DNA, FindMyPastDNA, Full Genomes, GEDmatch, GenCove, GenePlaza, Genes for Good, Geno 2.0 Next, GPS Origins, Groupon, Helix, HomeDNA, ISOGG, LivingDNA, mtDNA, MyHeritage DNA, Promethease, TeloYears, TribeCode, uBiome, Veritas, Viaguard, Vitagene, WeGene, | 4 Comments